UMW collect blankets for babies

The United Methodist Women of Crew Lake Church in start recently sponsored the Blankets for Babies program.

The whole church was asked to participate. In all, 52 new blankets were collected and divided equally between the two hospitals in the area which deliver babies.

Dianne Williams delivered the blankets to the hospitals before Christmas. The blankets were greatly appreciated and will be useful for the hospitals.

Saints Alive hosts 100th birthday party for member

Saints Alive, a ministry of First Baptist Church, held its monthly meeting Dec. 17.

Saints Alive meets during the months of September through May. Anyone 50 or over is invited to join. Membership dues are $10 per person for the year. We have delicious meals, wonderful Christian entertainment/ministry and the best fellowship ever. Come for a visit, and then if you would like to join you are most welcome. 

Police Report

The Rayville Police Department made the following arrests for the week of Dec. 23, 2018 through Jan. 6.

• Willie Rose, 57; 210 3rd St., Gilbert; damage to property greater than $100.

• Marrell Reynolds, 25; 214 Russell St., Rayville; damage to property greater than $100.

• Jessica Turner, 28; 402 Hayes St., Rayville;  damage to property greater than $100 and disturbing the peace (general).

• Atiyana Wallace, 25; 1630 Hwy 15 Lot 10, Winnsboro; disturbing the peace (general).


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